Observation 138451: Chlorophyllum Massee

When: 2013-06-19

Collection location: Grasslands National Park, Saskatchewan, Canada [Click for map]

49.0142° -106.4964°

Who: Chris Hay (hayfield)

No specimen available


  • East Block GNP
  • ~ 300 meters south of the Poverty Ridge house
  • along a roadside on the way to a garbage pit, fairly densely grassed, mostly disturbance species and crested wheat grass
  • accuracy +/- 50 meters north or south (along road)
  • photos taken by Krista Cairns

Species Lists


Copyright © 2013 Krista Cairns
Copyright © 2013 Krista Cairns
Copyright © 2013 Krista Cairns

Proposed Names

28% (1)
Recognized by sight
17% (2)
Recognized by sight: Macrolepiota or Chlorophyllum. Is there a better name which allows one to group these types together?
18% (2)
Recognized by sight
69% (4)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: no snakeskin pattern on stipe, stature too short for Macrolepiota

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Eyes3 = Current consensus


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see younger version?
By: Chris Hay (hayfield)
2013-07-03 18:57:03 PDT (-0700)

As you may have figured out, this observation was in about the same place as another similar one (perhaps a younger fruiting body of the same species or individual?)


Is “Agaricaceae”…
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2013-07-03 04:34:11 PDT (-0700)

as good as it gets for lumping together all the current and former lepiotas? I see on Mushroom Expert that “Lepiotoid Clade” is used for this purpose.

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